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This site and rooftop garden is just one tiny testament to a larger movement towards making efficient, practical, edible cityscapes all over. The following sites and urban farms are friends, collaborators, and exciting chapters in their own of this lush greenery in NYC and beyond.

Green roof, gardening & chicken raising resources:
Lower East Side Ecology Center
The Gaia Institute
New York Botanical Garden
Brooklyn Botanical Garden
Just Food – City Chicken Project
NYC Compost Project
Rainwater Harvesting Community
Gotham Greens

Fun & Informative Blogs:
Brooklyn Homesteader
You Grow, Girl
Small Measure
Homegrown Evolution
Leda’s Urban Homestead
Growing Chefs

Friends & more urban farms:
Eagle Street Rooftop Farm
Brooklyn Grange
BK Farmyards
Queens County Farm Museum
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Great guide books:
The Urban Homestead: Your Guide to Self-Sufficient Living in the Heart of the City
Keeping Chickens with Ashley English
Grow Great Grub: Organic Food From Small Places


Comment from Kaycin Nickerson
Time November 14, 2012 at 6:46 pm

Hi friends, we are located in Ocala, Florida. Our mission is to create whole community skills in growing and cooking local foods – a sustainable Ocala! Our current goal is to turn barren cityscapes into lush, edible, and beautiful landscapes. We appreciate what you are doing, thanks!

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